ზორვა

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing. Compare Old Armenian զոհ ‎(zoh), also from Iranian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ზორვა ‎(zorva)

  1. (obsolete) sacrifice

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “զոհ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • čubinašvili, niḳo (1812–1825), “ზორვა”, in kartuli leksiḳoni rusulis targamaniturt [Georgian Explanatory Dictionary with Russian Commentaries], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences